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Helicopter Reconnaissance Squad

Helicopter Reconnaissance Squad | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Marine crew chief Nelson West and several South Vietnamese soldiers patrol an area near Vinh Quoi from a helicopter.
DESCRIPTION
Marine crew chief Nelson West and several South Vietnamese soldiers patrol an area near Vinh Quoi from a helicopter.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:115636
Creation Date: 1962
Creator Name:Chapelle, Dickey
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Collection Name:Dickey Chapelle papers, 1933-1967
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, color
Original Format Number:PH 3301L(3), Box 3
Original Dimensions:12.75 x 8.75 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Photographed for National Geographic. This photograph won the National Press Photographers Association 1963 "Photograph of the Year" award.
SUBJECTS
Eyeglasses
Hats
Protective clothing
Firearms
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Transportation, Military
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Asians
Indoor photography
Men
Helicopters

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